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Lincoln, Thoreau, and Homosexuals

In class we discussed different ways to handle injustice in America, specifically, whether or not violence is ever legitimate. I would like to explore Abraham Lincoln and Henry David Thoreau and apply their theories to a present day issue: homosexual … Continue reading

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RACE WARRR! (not really though)

A week ago in lecture we discussed factions and why James Madison hates them, but before we did that we had an interesting discussion about what his definition of a faction was and which groups of people would fall under … Continue reading

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Not everything has to deal with current events right?

I just want to start this post by saying, the greatest band of all time is Rage Against the Machine. The lead singer, Zach De La Rocha is brilliant as is the guitarist, Tom Morello. I seriously love them and … Continue reading

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Old men and Ayn Rand

Working at a pool where primarily old people swim tends to bring me pretty interesting experiences. Since they’ve been living for decades they have their minds made up about things and of course, whatever they say goes. You know what … Continue reading

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